Programs

The OACD provides a range of programming for a variety of audiences, from standalone webinars on specific topics to ongoing career development programs.

Click the links below to learn more about each program.

Program: Faculty Leadership Academy
Audience: Faculty

A year-long professional development program for faculty members that is designed to cultivate a generation of transformative academic leaders through shared leadership training.

Program: Research Series
Audience: Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students

A series of research-specific workshops are scheduled annually to meet the career development needs of postdoctoral trainees through senior investigators across the health sciences. 

Program: Postdoctoral Association (UPPDA)
Audience: Postdocs

The wide variety of events for postdoctoral scholars and associates provides opportunities to investigate career options, develop professional skills, network with colleagues, and celebrate the research accomplishments.

Program: Doctoral and Postdoctoral Professionalism Series
Audience: Postdocs, Grad & Med Students

The OACD provides an annual series of professional development workshops for doctoral students and postdoctoral trainees. This series focuses upon a range of career development topics critical to your professional success and this foundational content applies across all disciplines.

Program: SCIENCE Career Symposium
Audience: Postdocs, Grad & Med Students

This annual symposium is designed to enhance the professional development of postdoctoral fellows and graduate students by providing you with direct access to PhD professionals who have successfully made the transition to exciting careers covering a range of employment settings and job sectors.

Program: SPRINGBOARD
Audience: Faculty

SPRINGBOARD is a yearlong, required orientation program for new faculty investigators in the schools of the health sciences.

Program: Women in Medicine & Science Forum
Audience: Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

This is an annual event to celebrate and highlight the presence and accomplishments of women in medicine and science at the university.